The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had SQL Server Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 72 59 63
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.13% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £513 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +93.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- +25.71%
SQL Server Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
750 727 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.65% 97.19% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 452 381
Median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £236 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 38 37
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £10.58 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £42.25 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Birmingham region that featured SQL Server Developer in the job title.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the Birmingham region.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the Birmingham region.

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, SQL Server Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (44.44%) MDX
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (33.33%) C#
6 3 (33.33%) .NET
7 2 (22.22%) Workflow
7 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 2 (22.22%) ETL
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
8 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (11.11%) Change Management
8 1 (11.11%) MVC
8 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 1 (11.11%) OLTP
8 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 1 (11.11%) Oracle

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) OLTP
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) MDX
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle